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Send money by bank transfer

Enjoy our attractive transfer fees* and send money from our app, our website or at one of 5,000 agent locations in Germany***.

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Quick and convenient

When you register with us, you can transfer money directly to the receiver’s bank account**.


We can move money to billions of bank accounts in more than 100 countries, so there is no need to arrange a cash pickup at an agent location.

Pay any way you like

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Transfer fees* starting from 0,90 EUR

Send money with transfer fees* starting from 0,90 EUR. Don’t forget that you can check our transfer fees* and currency exchange rates in an instant.

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Fast, easy, and repeat money transfers

Want to send money to the same people again? After you’ve added their bank account details, you can transfer money to them in just a few clicks.

All sorts of uses

Send money to family, friends or even yourself. Western Union makes transferring money to a bank account** effortless.

Enjoy peace of mind

Sending money directly to a bank account** means you know it will get there quickly and reliably. You will receive an email confirmation at the same time as your receiver.

Transfer money conveniently with our app

Send money whenever you want in minutes**, check transfer fees*, and exchange rates in advance, track your transfer conveniently and save time on repeat transfers with the Western Union® app.

Download our app now, for free.

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Send money online at wu.com

Transfer money in minutes**.
Send from any device 24/7.
Pay by credit card or bank transfer.

Send money at our agent locations

Transfer money in minutes**.

Make transfers at more than 5,000 locations*** in Germany.

Pay in cash****.

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Enjoy the benefits of the Western Union membership program

Collect My WU® points with every transfer and earn rewards

Save on money transfer fees

Redeem your My WU® points for money transfer fee discounts.

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  1. * Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees, foreign exchange rates and taxes may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Fees and rates subject to change without notice.
  2. ** Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, identification requirements, Agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. Additional Restrictions may apply. See terms for details.
  3. *** Agent location count valid as of December 31st, 2019.
  4. **** Check agent locator on WU.com for country and agent location availability.